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Police Search For Suspects Who Robbed Woman of iPhone Near SEPTA station

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Philadelphia Police has released surveillance video of the two suspects wanted in connection with the robbery of a woman near the 40th & Market Street SEPTA subway station.

On April 1, at 4:20pm, the victim was walking on 40th St near Powerlton Street.  She was approached from behind by males.  They had followed her from the SEPTA station.  One of the males brandished a handgun and demanded her iPhone.   The suspects took her iPhone and fled on foot, returning to the SEPTA subway station. 

A third male who was in the company of the suspects is wanted for questioning.

The following is a description of the suspects:

Suspect Description:

Suspect #1: Black male, 14-15 years-of-age, dark complected, 5'4"-5'5", thin build, wearing a dark blue sweatshirt with stripes, black knit hat, blue jeans and armed with a handgun.
Suspect #2: Black male, in his teens, 5'8"-5'9", dark complected, wearing a dark colored sweatshirt and tan pants.
Suspect #3: Black male, wearing a dark colored jacket with a white logo on the chest and white stripes on the arms, brown hooded sweatshirt underneath with a logo on the hood and tan pants.  

If you know anything about this incident or these suspects, you are asked to call 911.

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